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Cyber Security Threat Research Analyst

Englewood Cliffs, NJ
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Cyber Security Threat Research Analyst

Jobid 23768-391226

Location: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 07632, USA

Description **Job Number** 37977BR

**Job Title** Cyber Security Threat Research Analyst

**Business Segment** Operations & Technology

**Sub-Business** Technology

**Posting Category** Technology/Engineering

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

**Country** United States

**State** New Jersey

**City** Englewood Cliffs



• Cyber Threat analysis research experience, whether through a CSIRT/SOC, threat intel, or other analysis function, and an understanding of how to leverage it for enterprise defense, 2-5 years preferred but not required

• Familiarity with cybersecurity principles and best practices

• Experience collecting and organizing data in various formats (Excel, CSV, JSON) and synthesizing results

• Exposure to SIEM technologies (Splunk preferred) and comfort using data to hunt for evidence of malicious activities

• Interest in emerging technologies, passion for experimenting and pushing technology into “off label” uses in enterprise defense

**Desired Characteristics**

• Must be flexible, and have a creative approach to problem solving, with demonstrated track record of aligning technical objectives and programs to enterprise objectives and strategies

• Highly collaborative; personally, and professionally self-aware; able to and interested in interacting with employees at all levels; embody integrity; and represent and inspire the highest ethical standards.

• Experience with threat hunting, or other proactive, intelligence and threat-based security analysis approaches

• Understanding adversary capabilities and the attacker mindset, either through red team/penetration testing experience, or through network defender experience

• Deep understanding of security analysis in Splunk including advanced analytics tools such as MLTK, transactional correlations, and statistical capabilities

• Comfort and enthusiasm writing code (Python preferred) to solve problems

• Experience working in security engineering or operations – building, managing, or using security technologies in a business environment. Bonus points for threat-centric, intelligence-based security operations.

• Intellectual capability and curiosity to learn complex processes.

• A dedicated and self-driven desire to think creatively and produce results

• Ability to work with and gain the trust of business stakeholders, technical resources, and third-party vendors

• Strong sense of urgency and commitment – able to meet deadlines and ask clarifying questions to understand and ensure work matches longer-term objectives

• Passion for and interest in media and entertainment industry highly desired



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The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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